Jon Racherbaumer has been writing on close-up and card magic for over two decades.
Starting with The Artful Dodges of Eddie Fields
, he has written a dozen
influential works including Marlo Without Tears
, At the Table
, Gaffed to the Hilt
, The Ascanio Spread
. He also published Hierophant
Sticks & Stones
, magazines meant to stir, polarize, instruct, and
inspire. And he ran a popular column in M-U-M
called "At The Table"
for a couple of years.
The first volume of the real world Cardician Trilogy, Jon Racherbaumer's Cardfixes
is a thought provoking collection of fresh tricks and ideas for today's cardman.
Designed for everyone who loves card magic, whether they perform, watch, collect
or simply read about what's happening here and now in the field. There are tricks
requiring no skill, some skill, and exceptional skill. There are miracles with
and without gaffs. Over 200 pages, more than 50 items, and sumptuously
graced with 156 crystal-clear photographs, Cardfixes combines top quality
production with professional state-of-the-art magic including significant contributions
by Ron Bauer, Nick Trost, Larry Jennings, Dave Solomon, Simon Aronson, Bob Stencel,
Gene Castillon, Terry Lagerould, Paul Diamond, and others.
Ayes of the Gods
Torque'd and Topped
Olram Catches A Card
A Stripper Catches A Card
When Collectors Become Catchers
Visual Retention Sandwich
What's The Point Of This Departure?
Fixing The Vegas Split
Of The Psychic Princess Presentation
What About Hummer's Number?
A Case For Hofzinser
Marlo's Third Solution To Hofzinser's Card Problem
Sandwich For Stebbins
Boozy Poker Revisited
Figures Versus Prefiguration
Biddling Brown In The Round
Crossing A Princess
Backing The Universal Card
The Zen Two-Shooter
A Night In The Big Easy
The Dreamy Dream Clock
Beat The Clock
Stranger Siamese Strangers
Spectator Card To Wallet
Fixing The Gazinta
Reversing The Field
If You're Going To Peek, Look, and Think, At Least Pique, Hook, and Link
The Broken Clock
The Post-Pineapple Surprise
Prelude To Touch Turn
Olram Ace Vanishes
Two-Card Force-Field Ceremony
Psi Stebbins Lie Speller
Tale of the Tell
Adding the Aronson Kicker
Completely Blown Away
Polish Princess Card Trick
Ninety Degrees In The Shade
Topping Mental Topper
This product was added to our catalog on Tuesday 10 April, 2012.